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Fantasy sports market to hit US$48.1 billion by 2027

The global fantasy sports market, in terms of revenue, is expected to reach US$48.1 billion in 2027, up from US$20.7 billion in 2020, according to Brandessence Market Research.

Dream11 valued at nearly $5b after latest funding round

Dream Sports, which owns online fantasy sports platform Dream11, has raised $400 million in its latest funding round taking its valuation to nearly $5 billion.
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Dream11 valuation to double to US$4 billion

Dream Sports, owner of online fantasy sports brand Dream 11 is in talk with investors for a fresh round of funding that will bring the valuation of the company to around $4 billion.

India’s MPL raises new financing, valuation doubles

India's Mobile Premier League has raised $100 million in new financing and its valuation now stands at $800 million, almost double the level four months ago.
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Caesars picks up a fantasy sports platform

Confirming the major shift in the US market of traditional land-based operators moving big into the online market, the latest news is that Caesars Entertainment has made a strategic investment in the daily fantasy sports platform SuperDraft.

India think-tank urges light touch for fantasy sports regulation

An Indian government policy think-tank has recommended the establishment of a self-regulatory body, recognized by the central government, for the country's booming fantasy sports industry. It also said the government should maintain a "light touch" with regulation.
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PlayerzPot aims for the big league

It’s yet to break into the big league when it comes to India’s fast-growing online fantasy sports market, but gaming startup PlayerzPot has caught the attention of investors, raising $3 million to accelerate its expansion plans. 

Fantasy sports company PlayerzPot raises US$3 million in Series A funding

PlayerzPot, an Indian online fantasy gaming platform, say it has raised $3 million in investment through a Series A funding round. The company says it has shifted its vision from being a core fantasy gaming company to becoming the destination platform for complete real-money gaming and other casual online gaming enthusiasts. 

Dream11 acquires AI-backed fantasy sports startup

Dream Sports, the parent company of fantasy sports platform and IPL 2020’s title sponsor Dream11 has acquired artificial intelligence (AI)-backed fantasy sports startup FanDuniya.
Dream 11: Taking fantasy sport to the big leagues

Dream 11: Taking fantasy sport to the big leagues

Indian online fantasy start-up Dream 11 has quietly grown into one of the country’s biggest online gaming companies. Today, the company commands 90% of the Indian fantasy sports market with more than 90 million users - the highest number of registered users of any sports gaming platform in India. 
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Life After POGOs – AGB Pop-Up Forum

The Philippines and Asia’s online gaming industry is going through uncertain times, with the gaming regulator seeing more and more operators leaving the country for greener pastures.
AGB Webinar - Acquiring and Retaining iGaming Customers

Acquiring & Retaining iGaming Customers

In this AGB Webinar Series, we covered the newest strategies for iGaming player acquisition and retention.
Asia Gaming Briefings, april 2021

Asia Gaming Briefings – April 2021 Edition

In this April edition of Asia Gaming Briefings we take the pulse of how the North Asia jurisdictions of Japan, Korea and the Russian Far East have fared.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – Feb 2021 Edition

The world is bouncing back, or at least coming to grips with the fact that going forward not much will be the same as before. Commendably, this industry quickly understood the need to adapt to a new normal, and that the days of targeting the low hanging fruit of the VIP sector are gone.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – Dec 2020 Edition

Over the years, many of the answers have been remarkably prescient in their forecasts for the near-term direction of Asia’s gaming industry. However, we can safely say that no one came anywhere close to guessing what 2020 may have had in store.